Cyberjaya, 9th September 2015 – BMW Group Malaysia introduced the new locally-assembled BMW X6 in the form of the BMW X6 xDrive35i M Sport. This New BMW is the Ninth Model Variant to be Locally Assembled in the Country. Up till the month of August, BMW Malaysia has delivered a total of 5,610 vehicles in the country.
The new locally-assembled BMW X6 looks elegant with an extravagant style. The interior of the new locally-assembled BMW X6 is also extraordanary, with features such as a multifunctional instrument display with black-panel technology, of which horizontal lines extends from the instrument panel to the doors thus further underlining the luxurious and comfortable ambience in the cabin. Other features in the interior of the new locally-assembled BMW X6 include four-zone air conditioning and exclusive ambient lighting at shoulder height.
To further highlight the dynamic aspects of the new locally-assembled BMW X6, the M Sport package also features electrically adjustable sports seats with memory function for the front seats, M leather steering wheel with multifunction buttons and paddle shifters as well as Sport gear selector lever.
The powertrain is a three-litre six-cylinder inline petrol engine which benefits from a full range of BMW EfficientDynamics that provides greater performance and fuel efficiency. The new locally-assembled BMW X6 xDrive35i M Sport generates 306hp and 400Nm of peak torque, and is able to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in an impressive 6.4 seconds with a top speed of 240 km/h. Coupled with an eight-speed Steptronic sport transmission for shift quality and fuel economy, the new locally-assembled BMW X6 xDrive35i M Sport delivers an average fuel consumption reading of 8.6l/100km and CO2 emissions level of 200g/km.
Additional BMW EfficientDynamics features include a Launch Control function and an anticipatory powertrain, while a closer look at the aerodynamic design of the new locally-assembled BMW X6 xDrive35i M Sport reveals Air Curtains, Air Breathers and air vent to further optimise air flow and reduce fuel consumption. The Driving Experience Control which is also featured as standard with an ECO PRO mode enables additional fuel-saving features including a coasting function. The retail price (on the road, without insurance with BMW Malaysia’s latest 5 Years Unlimited Mileage Warranty and Free Scheduled Service Program) of the new locally-assembled BMW X6 xDrive35i M Sport is RM 666,888. Around 56 thousands rm cheaper than the imported one, and also it has more features added than the previsous one.